Coronavirus: latest information

Welcome to your Virtual Open Day page. You will find lots of great information to help you get a feel for what it's like to live and study in Swansea at The College. You will have the chance to meet staff alongside current students who are looking forward to answering any questions you may have.

Click on the icons to load videos and tours and ask our staff and students questions through Live Chat and Zoom sessions. Work your way through the information below or jump straight to the content that's important to you. 

Want a quick overview of all the live sessions taking place today? Take a look at our handy timetable which covers all subjects and departments. 

We hope you enjoy.

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Please see our Support Guide  if you are experiencing any problems or are unsure how to access the content.


Live Chat Programme

10am to 12pm - Money and Advice
10am to 12pm - Music

10am to 2pm - Accommodation*
10am to 2pm - Admissions*
10am to 2pm - Studying through the medium of Welsh
10am to 2pm - Sport Swansea
10am to 2pm - Students' Union
10am to 2pm - Employability
10am to 2pm - Library and Archive Services

12pm to 1pm - Parents Q&A

Subject / Department Live Chat
 - please check for times.

*Please note that for Admissions and Accommodation The College has it's own dedicated teams for these - so please get in touch for more information.


Programme for International and EU Students

We have a number of sessions for International and EU students, head over to our international page to access the following events:

1pm to 2pmInternational and EU students – what you need to know Webinar


Jump down to subject chats and videos.

Welcome to Swansea University

A warm welcome to Swansea University from our Vice-Chancellor, Paul Boyle. 

'We are really proud of our University, we are 100 years old this year, so in fact, if you were to come you would be part of our 2020 Centenary Cohort. What a wonderful time to join our institution'.

Dedicated Accommodation

As a student at The College, you have the option of staying in our dedicated Rod Jones Halls of Residence. All 411 rooms have en-suite bathrooms and are just a short walk from The College academic building.

Email The College Accommodation team

Live Chat 10am to 2pm

Our staff and students are on hand to answer all your questions about joining the University.

Click the links below for more information and live Question and Answer sessions between 10am and 2pm.

Library - Students working on laptops at desks in the Bay library

Library and The Centre for Academic Success

Find out about our library services at Swansea and join our Live Chat

Students walking across the beach at Bay Campus


Find out about:

  • Community @CampusLife
  • Faith @CampusLife
  • Welfare @CampusLife

Exploring Global Problems

Exploring Global Problems Podcasts

Take a look at our podcast series ‘Exploring Global Problems’ where our academics talk about how their ground-breaking research helps to tackle a variety of global challenges.

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10am to 12pm | Live Chat - Money and Finance

Our advisors will be hosting a live question and answer session between 10am and 12pm. 

Students sat at a laptop collaborating in the library

10am to 11am | Live Question and Answer with our Student Ambassadors

Want to find out about student life, studying or living in Swansea? Chat with our friendly Student Ambassadors.

This session will be repeated at 3pm

Internationl students enjoying Swansea Bay beach

International and EU students

We have a number of sessions for International and EU students, head over to our international page to access the following events:

1pm to 2pm - International and EU students – what you need to know Webinar

Father helping son with his tie at Graduation

12pm to 1pm - Parent Q&A with Andrew Rhodes and Kevin Childs

Andrew and Kevin will be answering your questions on supporting your children through University

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1.30pm to 2.30pm Take a tour of our campus

1.30pm to 2.30pm 

Take a guided tour of Singleton Park Campus with some of our student ambassadors to get a real feel for Swansea University.

Subject Live Programme

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Subject Live Text Chat

Want to know more about your chosen subject? Have a question about the department? Our subject staff will be available throughout the day to answer your questions.  

Please check to see what times the chat sessions are open. 

Welcome to your Virtual Open Day page for The College, Swansea University.

We offer Undergraduate pathways for students that lead onto degrees at Swansea University. The type of pathway that you come on will depend on your Academic and English qualifications - these include Foundation programmes and Year 1 programmes.

You will find lots of great information to help you get a feel for what it's like to live and study in Swansea.

Whilst we unfortunately can't welcome you to The College in person right now, we hope this video gives you a taste of what it might be like to come any study with us.

We will be on two live chat sessions today - 11am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm, so do check in with us to ask any questions that you might have about your chosen course, how we will support you during your studies or what life in Swansea is like.

Join us for a Live Chat session between 11am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm.

Interested in other subjects?

You can access talks, videos and tours for other subjects by clicking the button below. 

Just scroll and click on the subject(s) you are interested in. 

That's all for today

Thank you for attending our Virtual Open Day, we are so pleased that you could join us! If you have any further questions please email our Enquiry Team

We look forward to welcoming you onto one of our programmes very soon!